lodges in Cambridge

Sometimes we want the best of both worlds when we are visiting a city. The hustle and bustle of the city and the peace and serenity of a countryside setting. These lodges in Cambridge and the surrounding area will give you just that!

Waterside Lodges Cambridge:

Only 4 miles north of the city, Waterside Lodges is a family run and peacefully set in 14 acres of pretty fields. Being lakeside (there is a fishing lake here too), the setting is super-relaxing! The lodges are spacious, with king size beds, gas BBQs, and all the mod-cons you need, also you can grab a soak in the hot tub.

Cambridgeshire Lakes:

lodges in Cambridge

Family run Cambridgeshire Lakes offer luxury lodges in a stunning, rural, lakeside location. Lodges are beautiful with king size beds, a fully equipped kitchenette, wood burner and all the other comforts you could want. You can also enjoy some stunning views on the decking or from the private hot tub. Based in Sandy which is just under 40 minutes from Cambridge by car.

Grafham Water Lodge:

The 3 bedroom lodges at Grafham Water are perfect for active families wanting to visit the city but also explore the countryside. Grafham is a about 27 miles from Cambridge. It is well loved by locals for dog walking and cycling. Lodges have a TV with satellite channels and a fully equipped kitchen. Above all lodges have outside areas including BBQ.

Head Fen Country Retreat:

lodges in Cambridge

Just over 18 miles from Cambridge, in beautiful countryside is Head Fen Country Retreat. The lodges have everything that you need to relax unwind in comfort, including kitchen facilities and a TV. Well priced and also close to the lovely cathedral city of Ely which is definitely worth a visit!

Rockingham Forest Park:


Luxury lodges in beautiful surroundings await you at Rockingham Forest park in Wansford. This is about an hour from Cambridge by car. The Jacuzzi hot tub lodges (be sure to check the lodge you book has a tub) are set in ancient woodland. There are 3 levels of lodge, however the standard ‘quality’ lodge has all of the extras to make your stay feel special.

Houghton Mill:

Glamping in Cambridge
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Finally, National Trust’s Waterclose Meadows which is set in beautiful countryside near the pretty market towns of St Ives and Huntingdon. Take the Guided Bus into the city from St. Ives in just 40 minutes. The site boasts views over the Ouse Valley. Glamp here and hire a luxury camping pod which includes a double bed, en suite bathroom, kitchenette and hot and cold water supply. Pods are priced at £60-85 per night.

Find out more about Waterclose Meadows here.


More places for glamping in Cambridge here. Our ultimate guide of places to stay in Cambridge here.